Frontend Engineer

San Francisco /
Engineering /
Company Description 

Adept is an ML research and product lab building general intelligence by enabling humans and computers to work together creatively. We’ve raised a $65M Series A from Greylock and Addition and several angel investors, and were recently highlighted by Fortune

Check out our demo and blog to see what the future holds.

Team Culture 

We're looking for team members who are energized by our ambitious mission and excited to join a fast-paced startup environment, working closely together in our new office in San Francisco.

About the role
The front-end engineer will lead and implement the UI/UX of Adept’s products and demos.

We are looking for a passionate and driven, zero to one, front-end engineer that can work with Product and Design to bring our collaborator interface to life. You will be a key participant in the user discovery process and develop and implement prototypes for potential use cases. You’ll be responsible for building the front-end of our product that seamlessly works across different tools and interacts with users in natural language.

What You'll Achieve

    • Collaborate with Product and Design to build interface prototypes that can show the capabilities of our ML models across several tools
    • Build a seamless, intuitive front-end of our first few products
    • Design and build demos for our internal models that allows us to understand and explore capabilities of our current models
    • Build an interface for human feedback collection to address key research questions
    • Build products that can showcase our research breakthroughs

Skills You'll Need to Bring

    • Relevant startup experience or building products from the ground up
    • Ability to handle ambiguous requirements and work with the designer to synthesize user workflows into beautiful and useful interfaces
    • Experience with leading design and implementation for user facing productsHigh agency with UI design and implementation; you are an expert in JS frameworks and libraries like React, React Native, HTML, CSS, etc.
    • Can rapidly prototype and iterate quickly as required; able to collaborate with a designer, PM, and back-end engineer easily.
    • Good to have: Related experience in UX, or ML, or software systems which displays skills outside your core focus
The team:  
This role reports to Niki Parmar 

Others you will learn from:  
Anmol Gulati
Ashish Vaswani
Augustus Odena
David Luan
Erich Elsen 
Fred Bertsch 
Kelsey Schroeder 
Maxwell Nye

Adept is an equal opportunity employer. We're excited about candidates who will raise the bar of our team, regardless of specific experiences -- we encourage applicants from a range of backgrounds to apply.